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Northern Ireland (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2006

Extension of provisions of SOCAP 2005 to Northern Ireland

20.The Act extends the provisions on investigatory powers in Chapter 1 of Part 2 of the Serious Organised Crime and Police Act 2005 (c.15) to Northern Ireland. It also makes the Director of Public Prosecutions for Northern Ireland an “Investigating Authority” for the purpose of those provisions.

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